Blackline & Nakisa Analyst in Amsterdam at Stryker Corporation

Date Posted: 6/15/2020

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Job Description

Blackline & Nakisa Analyst: Do you enjoy working in a fast-paced environment?

In our Financial Shared Service Center, we strive for delivering excellent customer service to our internal and external partners. Daily we are responsible for Stryker’s European Business Services serving more than 20 countries.

  • Do you want to be part of a driven and multicultural working environment?
  • Do you want to join a company which improves people’s lives on a daily basis?
  • Can you manage multiple priorities at the same time?

Yes? So, we probably have a career opportunity for you!

What you will do:

As the Blackline & Nakisa Analyst you will be responsible for ensuring that the maintenance of the processes held in Blackline/Nakisa is done in a timely and compliant manner. You will also ensure that changes on leasing contracts are reflected in the tool.

Your key Blackline responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Manages Blackline (reconciliation tool) for Europe and administrates system licenses
  • Manages Blackline mailbox – acts upon changes requested by Local Finance and accounting teams
  • Ensures that Blackline data is complete and accurate
  • Creates and maintains relevant process documentation
  • Develops reports out of Blackline and prepares KPIs
  • Participates in projects to support and consult from a Blackline and compliance perspective
  • Identifies continuous improvement opportunities
  • Manages control requirements in collaboration with stakeholders
  • Follows up on completion deadlines regarding account reconciliations
  • Shares best practices across teams and locations
  • Works in close collaboration with Global Blackline Administrator

Your Nakisa responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Manages Nakisa (leasing tool)
  • Ensures that data is complete and accurate 
  • Creates and maintains relevant process documentation
  • Prepares the relevant SOX Controls – ensures completeness, accuracy and quality
  • Identifies continuous improvement opportunities
  • Works in close collaboration with accounting teams.

What you need:

  • Bachelor’s or master’s degree in Finance or related field
  • Preferably at least 3 years of experience in the area of master data
  • Knowledge and hands-on experience with Blackline. Experience with Nakisa is an advantage.  
  • Familiar with database management, preferably Service Now
  • Familiar with Sarbanes Oxley Act (SOX)
  • Fluency in English
  • High level of honesty, commitment and responsibility

Our offer:

  • This role is based in our newly established offices in Amsterdam;
  • 40 working hours/week;
  • Competitive salary + bonus opportunity;
  • 8,5 % holiday allowance;
  • 27 holidays per year on full time basis;
  • NS Business Card/Commuting Allowance;
  • Subsidized lunch;
  • Collective Health insurance available through Stryker with ONVZ;
  • Discount on gym membership and bicycle;
  • Meaningful innovation, growth and opportunities;
  • International working environment (30+ nationalities);
  • Social Committee activities: Holiday party, monthly after work drinks, free fruit, Foosball table, etc.
  • Fortune has named Stryker a World's Best Workplace

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